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Company: Americorps
Location: Frankfort
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:


FRYSC Corps members are based in Family Resource and Youth Services Centers. Full and half time members act as reading coaches, and may work with students from kindergarten through the 12th grade who are at risk for academic failure. Members plan and host literacy events. In addition to reading, members may also be asked to tutor in other academic subjects. FRYSC Corps support their host FRYSC with service projects. Since the FRYSCs goal is to help remove barriers to basic needs that prevent students from learning, service projects should be focused to meet specific community needs. FRYSC Corps members are also asked to support long range literacy needs at their host site by recruiting and training volunteers to act as literacy coaches. They also recruit 12 volunteers to support FRYSC and school programs during their service year. FRYSC Corps minimum time youth members are required to support FRYSC programming and address food insecurity. 1700 hour, 1200, 900 hour and 300 hour positions available Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : Works with assigned at-risk for academic failure students as a reading tutor. Coaches students in identifying reading resources that fit their interests. Addresses food insecurity service community. Seeks opportunities to serve the school and other community organizations. Participates in Make a Difference Day, MLK Day of Service & AmeriCorps Week. Recruits and/or manages 10 volunteers. Speaks to civic organizations about experience in AmeriCorps service. Occasional overnight travel required for program required training. Reliable transportation required Occasional travel to program required meetings. Please request a position description.

Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Health Coverage , Living Allowance , Training , Childcare assistance if eligible .

Terms :

Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours , Car recommended .

Service Areas :

Hunger , Education , Children/Youth .

Skills :

Teaching/Tutoring , General Skills , Youth Development .

Keywords: Americorps, Lexington , FRYSC Corps, Other , Frankfort, Kentucky

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